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Crosswords LA puzzle set available for $5

People! You can buy the crosswords from the Crosswords LA tournament for a mere $5. I curated these puzzles myself and was excited to get to work with these constructors. There are tough puzzles by David Quarfoot (themeless) and Byron … Continue reading

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Sunday, October 12, 2014

Joshua Kosman, coconstructor (with Henri Picciotto) of the delightful cryptics at The Nation, was kind enough to interview me for their Word Salad blog. (See if you can guess which question I added to the list Joshua had emailed me.)

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Friday, September 26, 2014

Have you been enjoying Evan Birnholz’s Devil Cross crosswords? Not only was it Evan’s birthday on Thursday, he also launched a Devil Cross fund-raiser. Put $10 in the tip jar to support Evan’s puzzling, and he’ll send you two 21×21 … Continue reading

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

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Monday, January 27, 2014

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Monday, December 23, 2013

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Friday, September 13, 2013

Are you people following Million Second Quiz? Team Fiend’s Andy Kravis is doing us all proud as the guy in the #1 spot on Winners’ Row. His fans even have a special Twitter hashtag for him: #GingerGenius. One sample: “Not … Continue reading

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